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Era Cruise

Era Cruise

Starts
Lan Ha Bay
Destinations
+ 4
Ends
Lan Ha Bay
Da Chong Islet → Cat Ba Island → Ba Trai Dao Islets → Dark and Bright Cave → Viet Hai Village → Lan Ha Bay

Highlights

  • Brand new luxury cruise with fine dining service.
  • Extremely spacious cabin with private terrace (47-74 sqm).
  • All cabins come with standing shower and jacuzzi bathtub, headed toilet seat and bidet.
  • Sail in Lan Ha Bay, the less touristy area of Halong Bay.
Age range
under 87 year olds
Star
5 Stars

Era Cruises offer the ultimate cruise experience aboard their luxury ship. The sophisticated and elegant surroundings of our vessel offer numerous venues to relax, rejuvenate and thrive as you drink in the stunning UNESCO World Heritage vistas of Halong Bay and Cat Ba Island. Equipped by the best interior in the world with enthusiastic well-trained crew, Era Cruise promises to bring you incredible service and truly memorable experience in Lan Ha Bay - Halong Bay.

Featuring 18 cabins and suites (ranging from 47 up to a rather impressive 74 square meters), Era Cruise is a great luxury choice for classic travelers who seek relaxation with a touch of adventure. All cabins feature private sun terrace, spacious cabin and luxury decoration. Spread across three large decks, Era Cruise offers four different kinds of cabin options. The cruise will take you across emerald water of Lan Ha Bay - Halong Bay to the most beautiful caves and sights in this world renowned destination.

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Itinerary

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2 Days 1 Night

  • 2 Days 1 Night
  • 3 Days 2 Nights
  1. Day 1: Hanoi - Hai Phong - Lan Ha Bay.

    Leave Hanoi at 9:30 AM if you take the private transfer or from 9:00 AM to 09:30 AM if you take the shuttle bus and arrive at Got Ferry Terminal – Cat Hai Town around 12:00 PM (transportation service on your request).


    12:00: You will be taken aboard our support vessel and travel from the wharf via the bay to board our luxurious craft, Era Cruise. You will be welcomed aboard and greeted with a complimentary drink. Our friendly and professional crew will conduct a compulsory safety procedure session and then you are free to check into your cabin and freshen up. We encourage you to explore our luxuriously-appointed ship then watch the magical landscape cruise past.
    13:15: A special lunch of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing delicacies will be served. You will be enchanted when decadently dining on our luxury junk, our lavish interpretation of a traditional Vietnamese boat. Life just doesn’t get better than this! We then set sail for Lan Ha Bay, passing Da Chong islet where you can see an ancient lighthouse built by the French over a century ago.
    15:00: The final part of the cruise takes us through the Cua Van area to Lan Ha Bay (part of Halong Bay). The 300 or so karst islands and limestone outcrops of Lan Ha are stunning with their pristine, snow-white beaches. You can explore Ba Trai Dao beach or Tra Bau area via kayaks or immerse yourself in the crystal clear waters.
    17:00: It’s time to return to your lavish liner and cruise to your evening accommodation.
    17:30-18:30: Who doesn’t love happy hour? We offer an extensive drinks list including special offers such as two for one drinks.
    18:00: Our Vietnamese cooking demonstration is a great way to learn how to prepare delicious appetizers and we will guide you through the process.
    19:15: You can spoil yourself with a unique Signature Dinner in our distinctive restaurant.
    20:45-00:00: It is now time to relax with an exotic cocktail and drink in the evening landscape. Our bar offers a wide range of wine, beer and liqueurs and is always a welcome sight for guests after a day sailing on the Bay. You can order an indulgent spa service, watch movies, go squid fishing or simply relax on our roof top deck under the cover of a brightly illuminated sky.

  2. Day 2: Halong Bay - Hai Phong - Hanoi.

    06:30: The morning is the best time of the day on Lan Ha Bay. You might like to head to the upper deck to participate in our daily Tai Chi sessions or relax with an early morning cup of tea, coffee or juice to watch the stunning scenery unfold before you.
    07:00: A light breakfast of pastries, tea and coffee will be served in our restaurant.
    07:30-09:15: The final stage of your trip is to be taken through the mysterious caves and amongst the remote islets via local rowing boats. The breath-taking beauty of this World Heritage region will certainly impress you. Following this, you will journey back to the main ship.
    09:30: It’s time to check out of your cabin as we draw closer to the mainland. After a final early brunch and a last farewell from our crew at 11:30: you will board our transfer boat and head back to the wharf where you will be met by your return trip vehicle to transfer you to Hanoi.
    12:10-12:30: Meet your driver and return to Hanoi (transportation on request).

  1. Day 1: Hanoi - Hai Phong - Lan Ha Bay.

    Leave Hanoi at 9:30 AM if you take the private transfer or from 9:00 AM to 09:30 AM if you take the shuttle bus and arrive at Got Ferry Terminal – Cat Hai Town around 12:00PM (transportation service on your request).


    12:00: You will be taken on our tender from the wharf and make your way out onto the bay to board our luxurious craft, Era Cruise. You will be welcome aboard and greeted with a complimentary drink. Our crew will conduct a compulsory safety procedures session and then you are free to check into your cabin and freshen up. Take some time to have a look around the vessel or watch the magical landscape go by.
    13:15: A special lunch of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing favorites will be served. Dining on a luxury junk with fine food and drinks doesn't come much better than this. We set sail for Lan Ha Bay passing to Da Chong islet where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago.
    15:00: When lunch is about to finish, it is just nice that the Cruise complete its entry through Cua Van area to Lan Ha Bay (as part of Halong Bay). The area is surrounding of a lot extraordinary limestone karst landscapes. Guests can start their journey to explore Ba Trai Dao beach or Tra Bau area, doing the kayak to immersed in the crystal clear waters of the bay and/or enjoy swimming.
    17:00: Back to main boat, and cruising to a place for staying overnight
    17:30-18:30: Happy hour with special drink menu.
    18:00: Our Vietnamese cooking demonstration is a great way to learn how to prepare delicious appetizers and we will guide you through the process.
    19:15: Relish special Signature Dinner in restaurant.
    20:45-00:00: Your free time to relax with an exotic cocktail or whatever takes your fancy. Our bar has a wide range of wines, beers and liquors and is always a welcome sight for guests after a day on Bay. Order a Spa service or take any activities on boat cruise such as watching documentary movies, squid fishing or simply relax on our roof top deck under the cover of a star filled sky.

  2. Day 2: Board Era Day Boat - Cycle on Cat Ba Island - Kayak in Lan Ha Bay.

    06:30: Early birds are welcome to attend sunrise Tai Chi on our upper deck and it's an excellent way to get your energy levels up for today's adventures. You will be fascinated by the exquisiteness in the early hours as you enjoy a coffee, tea.
    08:00: Enjoy a buffet breakfast with best local coffee brand and freshly fruit juices.
    09:00: Next we board our Era Day Boat to head to Viet Hai Village. You will take the bicycle trip along the village path and go through rain forests and dark tunnel. Enjoy stunning scenery of rice fields on the way. Stop at the village to relax. Visit an ancient local house, made from straw, mud, bamboo… you will have chance to see the local life on a valley of local people. Optional electric car service is available (at an extra cost).
    12:00: Have lunch with Signature set menu on our day boat.
    13:45: Free kayaking and swimming at Ba Ham Lake area situated in the middle of a narrow, rectangular area, with the all four sides enclosed by vertical cliffs. (if the weather permit).
    16:00: Back on board Era Cruise, take some time to freshen up, take a nap or just relax at your leisure as we cruise to our overnight area. Witness one of the most brilliant sunsets you will ever see.
    17:30-18:30: Bar opens for Happy Hour "Buy one get one free ".
    18:00: Enjoy cooking demonstration to discover our Vietnamese cuisine of traditional spring rolls.
    19:15: A special dinner will be served offering you outstanding food and quality service.
    20:45-00:00: This evening is yours to enjoy whatever you please. Tonight we will hold a movie night with a selection of films available. We also have a selection of board games for your entertainment. Our bar is always open and is an ideal place to meet new people and share stories about your adventures.

  3. Day 3: Halong Bay - Hai Phong - Hanoi.

    06:30: The nicest time of the day on Lan Ha Bay is the morning. Head to the upper deck to participate in our daily Tai Chi sessions. Relax with an early morning cup of tea, coffee or juice anywhere you wish on the boat and watch the never ending miraculous scenery unfold before you.
    07:00: Light breakfast will be served in our restaurant (pastries, tea, coffee).
    07:30-09:15: Enjoy the last stage of your trip to Dark & Bright cave and islets by local rowing boats which is a wild and mysterious beauty in the middle of the World Heritage. Back to our main board afterwards.
    09:30: Check out of your cabin as we draw closer to the mainland. After a final early brunch and a last goodbye from our crew at 11:30, you will board our tender and head back to the wharf where you will be met by your return trip vehicle to transfer you to Hanoi.
    12:10-12:30: Meet your driver and return to Hanoi (transportation on request).

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  • Full Side Ocean View
  • 47m2
  • Non-Smoking
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  • Private Balcony
  • 2 Single Beds
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- Cancellation and re-book of exiting reservation is not permitted.

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  • Full Side Ocean View
  • 53m2
  • Non-Smoking
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  • Private Balcony
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  • Full Side Ocean View
  • 55m2
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  • Private Balcony
  • 1 Queen Size Bed and 1 Single Bed or 3 Single Beds
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- No amendment, no cancellation within 30 days prior to the arrival date (non-refundable).
- Cancellation and re-book of exiting reservation is not permitted.

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  • Full Side Ocean View
  • 38m2
  • Non-Smoking
  • Shower & Bathtub & Jacuzzi
  • Private Balcony
  • 1 Queen Size Bed and 1 Single Bed or 3 Single Beds
  • Free Visa approval letter
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$ 605
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- Booking date: from 25 Mar 2019 – 31 May 2019.
- Travel date: from 01 May 2019 to 31 Oct. 2019 or from 01 Dec 2019 to 20 Dec 2019.
- No amendment, no cancellation within 30 days prior to the arrival date (non-refundable).
- Cancellation and re-book of exiting reservation is not permitted.

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  • Full Side Ocean View
  • 74m2
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  • Private Balcony
  • 1 King Size Bed
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  • Included VAT Tax & Booking fee

Single Cabin

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$ 625
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- Booking date: from 25 Mar 2019 – 31 May 2019.
- Travel date: from 01 May 2019 to 31 Oct. 2019 or from 01 Dec 2019 to 20 Dec 2019.
- No amendment, no cancellation within 30 days prior to the arrival date (non-refundable).
- Cancellation and re-book of exiting reservation is not permitted.

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  • Full Side Ocean View
  • 55m2
  • Non-Smoking
  • Shower & Bathtub & Jacuzzi
  • Private Balcony
  • 1 Queen Size Bed and 1 Single Bed or 3 Single Beds
  • Free Visa approval letter
  • Included VAT Tax & Booking fee

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$ 770
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- Travel date: from 01 May 2019 to 31 Oct. 2019 or from 01 Dec 2019 to 20 Dec 2019.
- No amendment, no cancellation within 30 days prior to the arrival date (non-refundable).
- Cancellation and re-book of exiting reservation is not permitted.

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    Price Includes

    • Welcome drinks with warm/cold tissues.
    • Entrance fees and sightseeing fees.
    • Accommodation in luxury air-conditioned en-suite cabin with standing shower and private Jacuzzi bathtub. 
    • In house English speaking guide.
    • Full board meals (2D1N program: 01 lunch, 01 dinner, 01 morning snack, 01 brunch. 3D2N program: 02 lunches, 02 dinners, 01 morning snack, 02 brunches).
    • Fresh flowers setup.
    • Fruits setup in cabin.
    • Tai Chi session, bamboo boat in Dark & Bright Cave,
    • Kayaking in Ba Trai Dao beach.
    • Cooking demonstration, night squid fishing.
    • A bottle of wine in Garden-Sea Family Suite & The Era Suite.

    Price Excludes

    • Airfares.
    • Transfers to and from the cruise dock (Got Ferry Pier).
    • Beauty spa and massage services.
    • Other beverages, tips and personal expenses.
    • All other services not clearly mentioned.

    Policies

    Deposit & Payment:
    - A deposit of 30% of the tour price per person by credit card or bank transfer plus bank charges is required upon confirmation of your booking (if this amount is less than US$ 500, the full payment will be applied).
    - The balance will be paid 15 days prior to the check in date, or you can pay us upon arrival in cash or credit card when we meet in Hanoi.
    - Deposit or full payment could be settled via our secured online payment system (SSL).

    Amendment, Cancellation & Refund:
    • Any changes/ amendments to an existing booking shall be considered as a cancellation and a new booking shall be made. Penalty charges shall apply accordingly, based on the charge for each cancelled cabin as per the following percentages:
    - Less than 6 cabins:
    + More than 30 days prior to the arrival: No charge.
    + From 30 to 16 days prior to the arrival: 10% of each cancelled cabins charged.
    + From 15 to 6 days prior to the arrival: 30% of each cancelled cabins charged.
    + Less than 6 days prior to the arrival: 100% of the total rate charged.
    + No-Show: Will be charged in full.
    - From 6 cabins and more:
    + More than 30 days prior to the arrival: No charge.
    + From 30 to 16 days prior to the arrival: 30% of each cancelled cabins charged.
    + From 15 to 6 days prior to the arrival: 50% of each cancelled cabins charged.
    + Less than 6 days prior to the arrival: 100% of the total rate charged.
    + No-Show: Will be charged in full.
    • Cancellation must be sent to and confirmed by Vietnam Travel's cruise specialist in writing (by email or fax).

    Child Policy (applied to cabins rates only):
    - Free of charge for one child below the age of 5 years traveling with two adults, sharing bed with two adults. Limited one child per cabin only.
    - Children from 5 to below 12 years of age sharing a cabin with two adults on one bed are charged at 50% of adult rate, limited to one child per cabin only.
    - Two children below 12 years sharing a private cabin are charged at 75% of the full cabin rate. Child from the age of 12 must occupy a separate cabin and pay the full cabin rate.

    Extra Bed Policy:
    The surcharge is 75% of one person rate for 1 extra bed. Limited to one extra bed per cabin only.

    Other Policies:
    - Check-in time starts at 11:30 AM. Check-out by 10:30 AM.
    - Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.
    - Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expiry date for all passengers. A valid passport is required upon check-in. Otherwise, boarding may be denied by the port authority.
    - A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification/ passport are required upon check-in.
    - Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
    - Peak Season Surcharge: Surcharges US$ 50 per person for Gala Dinner on Christmas Eve (24th Dec 2019) and New Year’s Eve (31st Dec 2019).
    - Cruise itinerary is subject to change, with or without prior notice, depending upon tide and weather conditions.
    - Promotion or Early Bird comes with tight booking conditions and they will be notified separately by Vietnam Travel.


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